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    withdrawal

    withdrawal - Dictionary definition and meaning for word withdrawal

    Definition
    (noun) a retraction of a previously held position
    Synonyms : backdown , climb-down
    Definition
    (noun) the act of taking out money or other capital Definition
    (noun) the act of withdrawing
    Example Sentence
    • the withdrawal of French troops from Vietnam
    Definition
    (noun) avoiding emotional involvement
    Synonyms : detachment
    Definition
    (noun) the act of withdrawing blood, tumors, etc.
    Example Sentence
    • the nurse was expert at the withdrawal of blood
    Definition
    (noun) the act of ceasing to participate in an activity Definition
    (noun) a method of birth control in which coitus is initiated but the penis is deliberately withdrawn before ejaculation Definition
    (noun) formal separation from an alliance or federation
    Synonyms : secession
    Definition
    (noun) the termination of drug taking
    Synonyms : drug withdrawal
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